Upcoming Events


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CWBC Colloquium: Mia Hamm

When: Tuesday, April 12, 6 p.m.
Where: Margot Connell Recreation Center at Boston College

Join us as we welcome Mia Hamm, Olympic Soccer Gold Medalist and Women's World Cup Winner. Established in 2015, the CWBC Colloquium hosts exceptional thought leaders to consider contemporary issues through the lens of women’s leadership.

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Past Events


CWBC Presents: Pathway to Success! The Steps to Your Dream Internship or Job

When: Wednesday, April 6
Where: Online

An interactive conversation on how to find the best internships/jobs and how to develop the skills and communication strategies you need to excel in your interviews.


 
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CWBC Night at the Museum

When: Tuesday, March 15, 6-8 p.m.
Where: McMullen Museum of Art

The Council for Women of Boston College hosted a private reception and viewing of the exhibition Martin Parr: Time and Place.


 

CWBC Presents: How to Navigate the Unspoken Rules of the Workplace 

When: Wednesday, January 19
Where: Online

During this interactive session, Wall Street Journal best-selling author Gorick Ng offered strategies on how to start your career off right and understand the unspoken rules that lead to top career success.


 
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Join the CWBC in Prayer

During these days of great need for many and uncertainty for all, please join CWBC members for simultaneous prayer at 12 Noon (EDT) daily.

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CSON Planning Your Career Today Event

When: Monday, April 12
Where: Online

On Monday, April 12th the CWBC partnered with the Connell School of Nursing on a panel for students about, Planning Your Career Today: What should I be doing to best position myself to get a job?


 

CWBC McMullen Museum Event

When: Tuesday, April 6
Where: Online

The Council for Women of Boston College hosted a private viewing of the exhibition Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s–1980s on April 6th.


 

CWBC Presents: ROCK THAT INTERVIEW!

When: Wednesday, February 24
Where: Online

Whether you are starting or building your career, how you present yourself matters. CWBC Presents: ROCK THAT INTERVIEW! was an interactive conversation with experts on how to develop skills and communication strategies to help you excel in interviews.


 

CWBC Presents: Rise to the Virtual Occasion

When: Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Where: Online

Take a break from managing your new normal, grab your favorite beverage, and join us for a participatory, engaging, and interactive conversation on how to find your voice, network effectively, build your brand, and successfully manage your overall career in a virtual work environment.


 

Stepping into Our Power in Uncertain Times

When: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Where: Online

CWBC Member, Kim Meninger '97, MBA'08, hosted a webinar in partnership with BC Alumni Education.

Participants in this webinar learned to:

• clarify goals and values to identify your greatest opportunity to step into your power

• identify strategies to manage self-doubt and limiting beliefs that might otherwise derail your efforts

• connect with others who can support your success

After the presentation, attendees joined online breakout rooms to discuss key topics and questions with other alumni.

 


 

BC Connections Annual Event

When: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Where: Online

BC Connections Mentoring Program celebration and information session for 2020 matched mentors and mentees. The event featured a moderated panel discussion for program mentors and mentees.

 



Preparing for the Journey

This program focuses on career and networking skills and is offered to female undergraduates of Boston College. Each program features the opportunity for students to discuss and network with talented and accomplished alumnae who share their stories and experiences. These alumnae also offer students their expertise on interviewing, networking and intern opportunities.

Alumnae Journey Programs

These programs feature thought-provoking speakers, panel discussions and networking opportunities with distinguished Boston College alumnae. Topics covered include building your resume, moving forward in your career, career transitions, and work/life balance. Journey programs are held on the Boston College campus and throughout numerous cities across the country.

Refining the Journey

These programs explore the many life experiences facing women. Distinguished speakers, faculty and accomplished alumnae discuss self discovery and engagement with meaning and purpose. Topics include spirituality, volunteerism, care giving, and lifelong learning and education.

Museum Evenings

The Council holds private exhibition tours and receptions at the McMullen Museum of Art for alumnae of Boston College.

Geographic Journey Programs

Throughout the year, various events are planned across the country to foster alumnae engagement and increase the awareness of the CWBC and its programs.

Women's Athletic Events

In an attempt to raise the profile of the extremely competitive and successful women's athletic program at Boston College, the Council sponsors games and meet and greet opportunities with players and coaches throughout the academic year.